Day in Pics: 1st September

Sep 01, 2013, 09:00 AM IST
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Artisans make clay idols of the elephant-headed Hindu God Ganesha ahead of the Ganesh Chaturthi festival in Kolkata.

Artisans make clay idols of the elephant-headed Hindu God Ganesha ahead of the Ganesh Chaturthi festival in Kolkata.

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Actress Wendy Raquel Robinson arrives at the

Actress Wendy Raquel Robinson arrives at the "Sunshine Beyond Summer Celebration: The Day Party with a Purpose," in Los Angeles.

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A member of PETA, People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals, protests outside the Brisbane Convention Centre during the Australian Labor Party`s campaign launch in Brisbane, Australia.

A member of PETA, People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals, protests outside the Brisbane Convention Centre during the Australian Labor Party`s campaign launch in Brisbane, Australia.

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Albira Chamo, of Norwood, Mass., protests against US intervention in Syria outside the house of Secretary of State John Kerry in Boston.

Albira Chamo, of Norwood, Mass., protests against US intervention in Syria outside the house of Secretary of State John Kerry in Boston.

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Driver Jeff Green (14) blows an engine and loses a bumper late in the Nationwide Series auto race at Atlanta Motor Speedway.

Driver Jeff Green (14) blows an engine and loses a bumper late in the Nationwide Series auto race at Atlanta Motor Speedway.

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Camila Giorgi, of Italy, reacts after defeating Caroline Wozniacki, Denmark, in a third round match at the US Open tennis tournament.

Camila Giorgi, of Italy, reacts after defeating Caroline Wozniacki, Denmark, in a third round match at the US Open tennis tournament.

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President Barack Obama makes a statement about the crisis in Syria in the Rose Garden of the White House in Washington.

President Barack Obama makes a statement about the crisis in Syria in the Rose Garden of the White House in Washington.

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A crowd rallying against the military coup in Egypt marches up Pennsylvania Avenue in Washington.

A crowd rallying against the military coup in Egypt marches up Pennsylvania Avenue in Washington.

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A protester dressed as a wrestler representing the Mexican Electrical Workers Union, SME, raises his fist backdropped by a cordon of riot police, during a march against President Enrique Pena Nieto`s proposed energy reform that would allow private companies to explore the country`s oil and gas reserves, in Mexico City.

A protester dressed as a wrestler representing the Mexican Electrical Workers Union, SME, raises his fist backdropped by a cordon of riot police, during a march against President Enrique Pena Nieto`s proposed energy reform that would allow private companies to explore the country`s oil and gas reserves, in Mexico City.

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An Indian supporter of India`s ruling Congress party holds a burning photograph of Indian godman Asaram Bapu as others beat it with footwear during a protest in Ahmadabad.

An Indian supporter of India`s ruling Congress party holds a burning photograph of Indian godman Asaram Bapu as others beat it with footwear during a protest in Ahmadabad.

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Controversial spiritual guru Asaram Bapu, is brought for interrogation by police at Jodhpur airport in Jodhpur. Bapu was arrested early Sunday on a rape charge filed by a teen-age girl in the northwestern Indian state of Rajasthan, police said.

Controversial spiritual guru Asaram Bapu, is brought for interrogation by police at Jodhpur airport in Jodhpur. Bapu was arrested early Sunday on a rape charge filed by a teen-age girl in the northwestern Indian state of Rajasthan, police said.

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A building is seen toppled on its side from strong flooding caused by heavy rain left from Tropical Storm Kong-Rey in the northeastern town of Keelung, Taiwan.

A building is seen toppled on its side from strong flooding caused by heavy rain left from Tropical Storm Kong-Rey in the northeastern town of Keelung, Taiwan.

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A masked Syrian living in Japan and his supporters display defaced images of Syrian President Bashar Assad during a protest rally in front of the United Nations office in Tokyo.

A masked Syrian living in Japan and his supporters display defaced images of Syrian President Bashar Assad during a protest rally in front of the United Nations office in Tokyo.

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Pope Francis waves to faithful after reciting the Angelus prayer from his studio window overlooking St.Peter`s Square at the Vatican.

Pope Francis waves to faithful after reciting the Angelus prayer from his studio window overlooking St.Peter`s Square at the Vatican.

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Activists of the left parties and their allies participate in a peace rally to mark the anniversary of the 1939 Nazi Germany`s invasion of Poland, in Kolkata.

Activists of the left parties and their allies participate in a peace rally to mark the anniversary of the 1939 Nazi Germany`s invasion of Poland, in Kolkata.

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Russian President Vladimir Putin plays with dolphins at an oceanarium at the Russky Island near Russian pacific port of Vladivostok.

Russian President Vladimir Putin plays with dolphins at an oceanarium at the Russky Island near Russian pacific port of Vladivostok.

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South Korean K-Pop girl group Sistar poses for photographers during a photo call for the Incheon Korean Music Wave Concert in Incheon, South Korea.

South Korean K-Pop girl group Sistar poses for photographers during a photo call for the Incheon Korean Music Wave Concert in Incheon, South Korea.

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An Indian vendor, right, reacts to a customer as he sells tomatoes at a wholesale vegetable market in Allahabad.

An Indian vendor, right, reacts to a customer as he sells tomatoes at a wholesale vegetable market in Allahabad.

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Hindu women belonging to the Dogra community swing a child as part of a ritual as they pray for the long life of their sons during the

Hindu women belonging to the Dogra community swing a child as part of a ritual as they pray for the long life of their sons during the "Bacch Dua" festival in Jammu.

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Activists of Communist Party of India Marxist (CPIM) burn an effigy representing United Progressive Alliance (UPA) government during a protest against fuel price hike in Hyderabad.

Activists of Communist Party of India Marxist (CPIM) burn an effigy representing United Progressive Alliance (UPA) government during a protest against fuel price hike in Hyderabad.

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Female supporters of Pakistani religious party Jamaat-i-Islami hold party flags with holy verses meaning

Female supporters of Pakistani religious party Jamaat-i-Islami hold party flags with holy verses meaning "There is no god but Allah. Mohammed is the messenger of Allah" during a demonstration in Rawalpindi, Pakistan.

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A Sikh man breaks a coconut placing it on the forehead of another as they display martial art skills during a procession to mark the installation anniversary of the Guru Granth Sahib, Sikhism’s holy book in Amritsar.

A Sikh man breaks a coconut placing it on the forehead of another as they display martial art skills during a procession to mark the installation anniversary of the Guru Granth Sahib, Sikhism’s holy book in Amritsar.

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Afghan security forces investigate the scene of an explosion in front of Governor House in Jalalabad east of Kabul, Afghanistan.

Afghan security forces investigate the scene of an explosion in front of Governor House in Jalalabad east of Kabul, Afghanistan.

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